December 5, 2013
13w49a is the eighth and final snapshot released for Java Edition 1.7.4, and the final snapshot of 2013.
- Consist of a baby zombie riding a chicken.
- The zombie controls the chicken instead of using the chicken AI.
- Because the zombie is riding a chicken, it cannot take fall damage.
- Extremely rare to find.
- Mojang Logo
- Changed from 512×512 to 256×256.
- 4 issues fixed
- From released versions before 1.7.4
- MC-31622 – Wrong render distance on 9 and more chunks settings.
- MC-41165 – SetSlot packet can no longer set item under cursor.
- MC-41407 – Minor optimization to world generation.
- MC-41508 – Hopper:
java.lang.IllegalStateException: Not a JSON Object.
- 13w49a was previously removed from the launcher for some time, but was added back in September 2018.
- "Have a Minecraft snapshot 13w49a to fix the render distance bug (and other stuff)!" – @Dinnerbone on Twitter, December 5, 2013